House guests

"The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry." -- Robert Burns.  I looked it up. This week, I am the poster child for this phenomenon. Today is Soup Husband Curt's birthday. (Everybody say "Happy Birthday, Curt!")  I was able to surprise him with an unexpected visit from a friend from Milwaukee.  She handed him a … Continue reading House guests

Watching the [insert food item here] drop on New Year’s Eve

In further proof that Pennsylvanians are just odd march to their own drummer, I found this list of interesting things that get "dropped" in various PA towns during the final minute of each year. I've got nothin' but love for the state in which I spent my first 22 years, but seriously? Check out this … Continue reading Watching the [insert food item here] drop on New Year’s Eve